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Oct 22, 2014, 08:15 ET

Planet Fitness Announces Company's First International Expansion into Canada

Fastest growing full-size health club in the U.S. brings high-quality "Judgement Free" health clubs to Toronto for only $10 a month NEWINGTON, NH,...

Oct 22, 2014, 08:15 ET
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Planet Fitness Announces Company's First International Expansion Into Canada

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, today announced plans to...

Oct 21, 2014, 10:30 ET
Planet Fitness to Open New White Plains Location

Planet Fitness To Open New Location in White Plains, NY

 PFNY, LLC, the largest franchisee of Planet Fitness, the New Hampshire based Franchisor who pioneered the high-value/low cost fitness...

Oct 01, 2014, 10:11 ET
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Spend Ten, Get Tons: Planet Fitness Announces 10-Day $10 Sale

 With 10/10 only 10 days away, Planet Fitness is offering a perfect 10 of a membership offer. Planet Fitness, the innovative health club...

Sep 26, 2014, 08:30 ET

Planet Fitness Voted #1 Health Club in Michigan City

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, was voted the #1 health...

Sep 10, 2014, 21:30 ET
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Planet Fitness Partners With NBC's "The Biggest Loser" For 4th Year, Season Premieres September 11, 8p.m.-10p.m. ET

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, today announced that for...

Jun 19, 2014, 08:30 ET

Planet Fitness Opens New Club in Tyler, TX.

 Planet Fitness is proud to announce the grand opening of a new club in Tyler, at 2747 East 5th Street, at Loop 323. The club officially...

Jun 13, 2014, 09:07 ET
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Planet Fitness Named #3 Best Franchise In America

 Planet Fitness, the fastest-growing health club franchise in the U.S.  known for its extremely affordable prices, is honored to announce...

Jun 11, 2014, 09:07 ET
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Planet Fitness Appoints Corey Benish As Chief Information Officer

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, today announced that Corey...

May 07, 2014, 09:07 ET
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Planet Fitness Goes Pink And Waives Sign-Up Fees For Donations To The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®

 In honor of Mother's Day, Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices,...

May 07, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Media Community Rallies Around Planet Fitness Breast Cancer Awareness "Pink" Donation Event

 In honor of Mother's Day, Planet Fitness is sponsoring its fifth annual Mother's Day promotion to raise money for The Breast Cancer Research...

Apr 16, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Planet Fitness Opens New Facility at Mall of Monroe in Michigan

 Planet Fitness, the nation's leading health club chain, announced it will be opening a new club in Monroe, at 2121 North Monroe Street,...

Apr 01, 2014, 09:07 ET
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Planet Fitness Announces Spring Membership Sale

NEWINGTON, N.H., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone®...

Mar 13, 2014, 08:30 ET
Planet Fitness in Farmers Branch helps "Paint the Town Purple" to raise awareness for Domestic Violence. Their signature color, purple, evokes feelings of warmth, power, joy and happiness. (PRNewsFoto/Planet Fitness)

Farmer's Branch Planet Fitness Steps Up to Join Fight Against Domestic Violence

 Planet Fitness Farmer's Branch has joined efforts with Dallas city leaders to raise awareness on the fight against domestic violence. Planet...

Mar 05, 2014, 09:07 ET
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High Five! Planet Fitness Announces Five Million Members And Celebrates With A Special Thank You

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, today announced that the...

Feb 19, 2014, 09:07 ET
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Planet Fitness Announces Strong Growth In 2013

Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, is the fastest-growing full...

Jan 14, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Planet Fitness Launches New Advertising Creative In 2014, Continues To Tackle "Gymtimidation"

Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, today announced four new...

Jan 09, 2014, 08:35 ET
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Planet Fitness to Open First Club in Michigan City, Indiana on February 3

 Planet Fitness, the nation's leading franchisor of low-price/high-value gyms, announced the grand opening of a new club in Michigan City at...

Jan 08, 2014, 10:07 ET
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Planet Fitness Supports Contestants of "The Biggest Loser" With "The Biggest Supporter" Sweepstakes on Twitter and Instagram

As the proud gym sponsor of NBC's hit show The Biggest Loser, Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement...

Jan 07, 2014, 08:35 ET

Planet Fitness Brings Its Much-Loved Judgement Free Zone to Okemos, Michigan with Latest Gym Opening

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, has opened a new club...